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Thursday, 28 April 2011
A to Z of Leicester: X is for...
The X-ray and Observational Astronomy Group
I don’t understand the science but XROA is a world leader in high energy and observational astrophysics founded by space science pioneer, Professor Ken Pounds. It’s based at Leicester University and researches such issues as the origin of gamma-ray bursts.
A gamma ray burst borrowed from the NASA site
Read more about XROA here